BioISI Researchers published two papers in two prestigious international journals

2019-06-07T17:18:00+00:00 June 7th, 2019|

Researchers from BioISI's Chemistry for Biological Systems Group (Computational Chemistry Lab led by Paulo J. Costa ) published two papers in two prestigious international journals, one in Expert Opinion on Drug Discovery, the other in the  Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation  In these,  Paulo J. Costa, Diogo Vila Viçosa e Rafael Nunes discuss and [...]

1st BioISI PhD Symposium

2019-06-26T09:42:46+00:00 June 7th, 2019|

Lisboa (Portugal) 28 June 2019 We are planning a special day to gather and share some science. We will catch up on our latest results and have some time to celebrate. We want to invite all the community to join us and so have a fruitful discussion. It will take place on Auditório do Caleidoscópio, [...]

2019 Summer School on Epithelial Systems: Physiology and Pathophysiology

2019-05-27T09:52:30+00:00 April 12th, 2019|

Lisboa (Portugal) 22 – 26 July 2019 FREE REGISTRATION! DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION EXTENDED: JUNE 12  Limited registrations: 20 participants Learn about the latest developments on Epithelial Systems: Physiology and Pathophysiology and discuss your project with the experts Workshop Overview Participants will learn about the latest developments in Epithelial Systems: Physiology and Pathophysiology. Besides the opportunity to discuss [...]

Protein Folding – An Introduction

2019-05-08T16:39:34+00:00 March 20th, 2019|

The book “Protein Folding: an introduction”, by Cláudio Gomes and Patrícia Faísca, BioISI researchers and Professors at the Chemistry and Biochemistry Department and Physics Department, was now published. This book provides an overview on the current understanding of protein structure, dynamics, and folding and highlights the questions that remain to be answered in the [...]

Bial Clinical Medicine Awards 2018: Honorable Mention for Mafalda Bourbon

2019-02-19T17:02:00+00:00 February 19th, 2019|

We would like to congratulate Mafalda's Bourbon team, for the Honorable Mention in Bial CLinical Medicine Awards. The study “Translational Medicine in Familial Hypercholesterolaemia: from phenotype to genotype”, coordinated by INSARJ and BioISI researcher Mafalda Bourbon was distinguished with a honorable mention by the Juri of the Bial Clinical Medicine Awards 2018. The work [...]

Workshop on Integrative Approaches to Protein Folding & Aggregation

2019-02-12T17:54:15+00:00 February 12th, 2019|

In the last decade it has become increasingly accepted that progress in the field of protein folding requires a close dialogue between simulation and experiment. The prospect of accurately assessing ever-larger timescales, as a result from progress on biomolecular modelling and simulation methodologies, opens up the possibility of using simulation to predict and interpret [...]

Professor Maria José Calhorda wins Ferreira da Silva Prize 2019

2019-02-12T14:22:23+00:00 January 25th, 2019|

We would like to congratulate Maria José Calhorda for the Ferreira da Silva 2019 Prize. This is the 16th edition of the prize, and is awarded during the XXVI National Meeting of the Portuguese Chemistry Society, to a Portuguese chemist who, for the scientific work produced in Portugal, has significantly contributed to the advancement [...]